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Out Of The Blue & Into The Black: Sad Farewells & A Moment For Schacht

They give you this, but they gave us Schacht.

Hi there friends of the Emptywheel blog. The collective lost another longtime voice.

It’s better to burn out
than it is to rust
The king is gone
but he’s not forgotten.

Hey hey, my my
Rock and roll can never die
There’s more to the picture
Than meets the eye.
Hey hey, my my.

Our friend Dr. Robert Schacht. Knew him for years online, and then met him personally at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport in a bar. Wow. One smart and fun human.

He never burned out, he never came to rust. Bob Schacht will never fade away.

Thank you Bob Schacht.

Vaya con dios and Aloha.

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emptywheel @B_D_Silver And when Hillary DOES win nomination, having had Bill make this attack makes him a fair target.
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emptywheel @B_D_Silver Consensual sex? Absolutely not. Unclear why having ANY man be voice of complaints of sexism, & press rel w/Bill usu skeptical
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emptywheel "Bill Clinton says there is sexism in only one campaign and I will write that down like a good little journalist." https://t.co/Ns7cxFO7hE
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emptywheel Apparently some reporters don't see the irony in repeating claims Bill Clinton makes about sexism unquestioningly.
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emptywheel NSA’s Funny Description of the Job that Required a Controversial Reorganization https://t.co/gJeZJJnQrV Reorg to "enhance" cybersecurity
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emptywheel I don't defend the hack of DHS & FBI info. But how is posting name, title, email, & phone of govt employees "doxxing"? It's a phone book.
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emptywheel @onekade Um, @SenTomCotton assuredly doesn't want peace. His backers are heavily invested in war.
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emptywheel Here's what NSA claims its missions are, which is of course bullshit. https://t.co/nWLeWBrB0s https://t.co/qQi7PywZaM
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emptywheel Sounds like the same McKinsey folks who reorganized CIA got to NSA as well. https://t.co/nWLeWBrB0s https://t.co/uCHp0Bwjm6
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emptywheel Somehow info-sharing didn't manage to prevent the hack of FBI and DHS info. https://t.co/bD0A0WiIQh
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emptywheel @sethwulsin God, that most unforgiving of Emergency Managers.
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